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Peter Saunders

I am CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship, a UK-based organisation with 4,500 UK doctors and 1,000 medical students as members.

Eugenics: could screening for Down Syndrome bring us full-circle?
12 Oct 2016 | FEATURES |  
Cost-benefit analysis of the lives of disabled people could lead to a dark future

PrEP: a flawed prevention strategy for HIV/AIDS
6 Oct 2016 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: harm minimization, harm reduction, PrEP, Truvada
Truvada is being touted as a life-saving drug. Anything but.

Will gene ‘editing’ help infertile couples?
3 Feb 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: birth defects, Crispr, IVF
Claims that it will lack any evidence base.

A blow for animal rights?
7 Aug 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: animal rights, human rights, personhood
We mustn't take Cecil's death personally.

Celebrate me—or else
11 May 2015 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: censorship, same-sex marriage, UK
There are more and more reports of people being censured for supporting natural marriage.

Where is best to advertise for the CEO of a leper colony?
28 Apr 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Christianity, David Cameron, secularism, UK
Probably not among the foes of a Christian Britain.

Turning a blind eye
24 Jan 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, perjury, UK
Illegal abortion and perjury are frequent in Britain but the law does nothing.

Putting doctors above the law
11 Nov 2013 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: assisted suicide, Lord Falconer, UK
Lawful euthanasia would follow the model of lawful abortion: no doctors are ever prosecuted.

Profound wonder is the way to welcome babies with fatal conditions
29 Oct 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, anencephaly, BBC
Twenty reasons to think twice about aborting a baby with anencephaly

Wheelchair advice
20 Sep 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: assisted suicide, euthanasia, Stephen Hawking, UK
Stephen Hawking's genius and brave struggle with motor neurone disease do not mean he is right on assisted suicide.

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